Srikant Sastri is an alumnus of IIT Kanpur and IIM Calcutta. He is a board member and advisor at several university incubators and a member of various government bodies including the National Expert Advisory Committee (NEAC) and the Department of Science and Technology, Government of India. As the creator of the ChaloStartUp web series, Srikant takes the message of entrepreneurship across the country. He is the chairman of I3G Advisory Network.
Amitabha Bandyopadhyay has a PhD from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York. He conducted his postdoctoral research in Embryology and Genetics at Harvard Medical School. He is an associate professor in the Biological Sciences and Bioengineering department at IIT Kanpur. In 2012, he was appointed the Kent Chair Professor of Innovation and Incubation at the institutes technology business incubator, Startup Incubation and Innovation Centre (SIIC).